A Blog For Thelma Todd
Thelma Todd was a star of silent movies and later the talkies. She is remembered as much today for her mysterious death as she is for her films. In this blog, we take a look at Thelma Todd, her movies, and various commentaries.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Mae Whitehead was Thelma Todd's maid.
Here we see her with Thelma Todd and Zasu Pitts.
It was Mae Whitehead who first discovered that Thelma Todd was dead.
Here we see Mae Whitehead at the funeral.
And here we see her waiting to testify during the investigation.
After the death of Thelma Todd, Mae Whitehead went to work for Patsy Kelly.
Behind the scenes picture taken on the set of NOBODY'S BABY.
We see in these pictures that Mae Whitehead was around while filming was going on, at first with Thelma Todd, and later with Patsy Kelly. Her employment by Patsy Kelly can be seen as a continuation of the job she had previously had, but in another's employ.